The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 6 6 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 98 136 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.16% 14.70% 16.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.91% 15.78% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 97 72
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £37.48 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.73% +10.22%
Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
759 862 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.17% 93.19% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 484 370
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.58 £40.39 £19.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Developer in the job title.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the Reading region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the Reading region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 90 (41.10%) C#
2 86 (39.27%) .NET
3 83 (37.90%) JavaScript
4 63 (28.77%) HTML
5 60 (27.40%) MVC
6 55 (25.11%) CSS
7 52 (23.74%) SQL
8 51 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (20.55%) Java
10 41 (18.72%) TDD
11 37 (16.89%) AngularJS
12 35 (15.98%) SQL Server
13 34 (15.53%) ASP.NET
14 33 (15.07%) Web Services
15 30 (13.70%) Security Cleared
16 28 (12.79%) Data Protection
17 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
18 25 (11.42%) Python
18 25 (11.42%) SC Cleared
18 25 (11.42%) Microsoft Azure
19 24 (10.96%) REST
20 22 (10.05%) jQuery
20 22 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (9.59%) Oracle
21 21 (9.59%) Web Development
22 19 (8.68%) Windows
23 18 (8.22%) Finance
23 18 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
23 18 (8.22%) HTML5
24 17 (7.76%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.48%) JBoss
3 11 (5.02%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.20%) CMS
5 6 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.74%) WordPress
6 4 (1.83%) IIS
6 4 (1.83%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.91%) Drupal
8 2 (0.91%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.91%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.46%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.46%) MODX
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Spatial
9 1 (0.46%) SAS
9 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (5.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.91%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.46%) Magento
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.20%) Office 365
3 5 (2.28%) PaaS
4 3 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.37%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.37%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (0.91%) GitHub
5 2 (0.91%) OpenShift
5 2 (0.91%) SaaS
6 1 (0.46%) Bluemix
6 1 (0.46%) Boomi
6 1 (0.46%) IaaS
6 1 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.57%) Internet
2 7 (3.20%) HTTP
2 7 (3.20%) SSL
3 4 (1.83%) CTI
4 3 (1.37%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.91%) DNS
5 2 (0.91%) FTP
5 2 (0.91%) SSH
5 2 (0.91%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.46%) LDAP
6 1 (0.46%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.11%) NoSQL
2 9 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.65%) Big Data
3 8 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.20%) MySQL
4 7 (3.20%) Power BI
5 6 (2.74%) QlikView
5 6 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.28%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.28%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (2.28%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.28%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.83%) Datazen
7 4 (1.83%) Essbase
7 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (6.85%) Git (software)
1 15 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (4.11%) Eclipse
3 7 (3.20%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.28%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.83%) Hudson
5 4 (1.83%) MSTest
6 3 (1.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (1.37%) Maven
6 3 (1.37%) Selenium
6 3 (1.37%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.37%) Xcode
7 2 (0.91%) Fiddler
7 2 (0.91%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.91%) JMeter
7 2 (0.91%) JUnit
7 2 (0.91%) RSpec
7 2 (0.91%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.91%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.46%) Capybara
General
1 18 (8.22%) Finance
2 6 (2.74%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.28%) Marketing
3 5 (2.28%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.37%) French Language
4 3 (1.37%) Games
4 3 (1.37%) German Language
4 3 (1.37%) Italian Language
4 3 (1.37%) Publishing
4 3 (1.37%) Spanish Language
5 2 (0.91%) Advertising
5 2 (0.91%) Automotive
5 2 (0.91%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.46%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (39.27%) .NET
2 63 (28.77%) HTML
3 55 (25.11%) CSS
4 37 (16.89%) AngularJS
5 34 (15.53%) ASP.NET
6 33 (15.07%) Web Services
7 24 (10.96%) REST
8 22 (10.05%) jQuery
9 18 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (8.22%) HTML5
10 17 (7.76%) CSS3
11 15 (6.85%) Entity Framework
12 14 (6.39%) JSON
12 14 (6.39%) RESTful
12 14 (6.39%) Spring
12 14 (6.39%) WCF
13 13 (5.94%) .NET Framework
13 13 (5.94%) WPF
14 12 (5.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (5.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.02%) User Experience
2 5 (2.28%) Client/Server
2 5 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.37%) DataPower
4 3 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.91%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.46%) Clustering
6 1 (0.46%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.46%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.46%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.46%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.46%) NHS
6 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.68%) Windows
2 12 (5.48%) Linux
3 6 (2.74%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.28%) Android
4 5 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.37%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.91%) Unix
7 1 (0.46%) AIX
7 1 (0.46%) Solaris
7 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (27.40%) MVC
2 51 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (18.72%) TDD
4 28 (12.79%) Data Protection
5 22 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (9.59%) Web Development
7 15 (6.85%) CRM
7 15 (6.85%) Scrum
8 13 (5.94%) SOLID
8 13 (5.94%) Unit Testing
9 12 (5.48%) OO
9 12 (5.48%) Waterfall
10 10 (4.57%) Analytics
10 10 (4.57%) Front End Development
10 10 (4.57%) SDLC
11 9 (4.11%) Software Engineering
12 8 (3.65%) Data Modelling
12 8 (3.65%) Memory Management
12 8 (3.65%) OOP
13 7 (3.20%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 90 (41.10%) C#
2 83 (37.90%) JavaScript
3 52 (23.74%) SQL
4 45 (20.55%) Java
5 25 (11.42%) Python
6 16 (7.31%) C++
7 15 (6.85%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.57%) PHP
8 10 (4.57%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.57%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.65%) C
9 8 (3.65%) T-SQL
10 7 (3.20%) Ruby
11 6 (2.74%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.74%) R
12 4 (1.83%) VBScript
12 4 (1.83%) XAML
13 3 (1.37%) Scala
14 2 (0.91%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.91%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.83%) Degree
4 2 (0.91%) MCSD
4 2 (0.91%) MCSE
4 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.83%) SLA
2 2 (0.91%) SDET
3 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.46%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.59%) Oracle
3 8 (3.65%) IBM
4 6 (2.74%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.83%) Hyperion
5 4 (1.83%) Remedy
5 4 (1.83%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.91%) Ab Initio
6 2 (0.91%) ATG
6 2 (0.91%) CA
6 2 (0.91%) Cognos
6 2 (0.91%) Sage
7 1 (0.46%) Concur
7 1 (0.46%) Endeca
7 1 (0.46%) Google
7 1 (0.46%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.46%) SmartCo
7 1 (0.46%) Telerik
7 1 (0.46%) Teradata
7 1 (0.46%) VMware
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